Safety and Training

Product Highlight: Howard Leight Hearing Protection

In this video, Kay Miculek, head instructor for Babes with Bullets and a member of the Cheaper Than Dirt! Shooting Team, and Lisa Munson, Senior Instructor for Babes with Bullets, cover two sets of Howard Leight hearing protection:

Super Leight for Women Earplugs

These smaller-size single-use earplugs are designed for women’s ear canals. The bell shape is contoured like an ear canal, and their petite size offers a more comfortable fit and better performance for women. The soft foam adjusts for a custom fit. Comes with a carrying case.

Howard Leight Impact Pro Earmuffs

The Howard Leight Impact Pro Earmuffs amplify low-level sounds and provide a noise reduction rating of 30. Designed with handgun shooters in mind, the Impact Pro actively listens and automatically shuts off amplification when harmful levels are reached.

Specifications and Features

  • Amplifies low-level sounds more than 4 times
  • Noise Reduction Rating (NRR) of 30
  • Directionally placed stereo microphones amplify low-level sound while blocking harmful impulsive noises over 82 decibels
  • Aggressive earcup design and rubberized pressure points for added durability
  • 4 hour shut off feature extends battery life
  • Single knob control for on/ off and volume control
  • External audio jack connects to any music or audio source (input connection cord included)
  • External battery compartment with easy to remove cover
  • Low energy consuming earmuff runs on 2 AAA batteries (included)
  • Soft padded headband offers adjustable fit and comfort
  • Air Flow Control Technology (AFC) enables you to hear normal conversation b ut delivers protection at high frequencies
  • Dimensions: 6″x6″x4″

Manufacturer: Howard Leight R-01902 Item: 2-HLR01902 UPC: 033552019022 [youtube http://youtu.be/6Wua5_f8-kI nolink] Like this article? CLICK HERE to get stories like this and others every other week in your e-mail inbox.

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